20 September 2021

UK: Princess Beatrice of York has given birth to a girl

Buckingham Palace as well as Princess Beatrice herself announced today the birth of a girl, born at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London on Saturday 18 September 2021 at 23.42:

Announcement of the birth of Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi's baby

Published 20 September 2021

Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi are delighted to announce the safe arrival of their daughter on Saturday 18th September 2021, at 23.42, at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London.

The baby weighs 6 pounds and 2 ounces.

The new baby’s grandparents and great-grandparents have all been informed and are delighted with the news. The family would like to thank all the staff at the hospital for their wonderful care.

Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well, and the couple are looking forward to introducing their daughter to her big brother Christopher Woolf.

The name of the baby girl, who is 11th in line of succession to the British throne, has yet to be announced. The unnamed baby is Princess Beatrice's first child, while her husband also has a son, Christopher Woolf, b. 2016, from an earlier relationship. The baby is the Duke of York and Sarah, Duchess of York's second grandchild and the 12th great grand-child of Queen Elizabeth II.